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MTN/1185IC Hazardous Area Velocity Transducer
  • MTN/1185IC Hazardous Area Velocity Transducer

MTN/1185I

Quick Overview

MTN/1185I Series Hazardous Area Approved velocity transducer with an integral connector. Robust Stainless Steel Construction with a 2-wire 4-20mA output. Measurement ranges: 0-10, 0-20, 0-25, 0-50, 0-100mm/sec. Power supply 12-32vDC. Frequency response 2 Hz to 1kHz. Various mounting options. ATEX Approved Ex ia IIC T6 Ga, Ex ia T85°C DA (-55°C Ta +65°C)

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Details

The MTN/1185I Series is an ATEX and IECEx Group II certified velocity transducer suitable for monitoring RMS vibration in hazardous areas. The MTN/1185I is a general purpose, top‐entry velocity transducer with 2-wire proportional 4-20mA output. Stainless Steel construction allows for continuous vibration monitoring in harsh industrial environments with an IP67 rating. Sensors are fitted with an integral connector and is available with a wide range of mountings.

RMS Velocity Transducers 

Velocity transducers are vibration sensors that provide a conditioned 4-20mA output proportional to the RMS value of the displacement velocity values of the vibration. The output shows displacement as a function of time and is provided in mm/sec. Velocity transducers are ideal for monitoring and control processes as they provide a stable output that can easily be monitored over time for variations.

Any change in the normal vibration signal can indicate issues that need immediate attention to prevent damage to equipment. Changes in the vibration can indicate a piece of machinery is working loose from its mounting, fan blade malfunction, bearing failures or other machinery wear. Logging the vibration readings at regular intervals can be useful to highlight the gradual wear of part of a machine. This can also help to provide information on the expected life of machinery in any given application and allow for a suitable replacement to be purchased before a failure and limit the duration of any shutdowns caused by mechanical failures.

ApplicationsMTN/1185I Dimensional Drawing

  • Intrinsically Safe RMS vibration monitoring
  • Equipment vibration monitoring in Hazardous Areas
  • Bearing condition monitoring in Hazardous Areas
  • Oil & Mining vibration monitoring
  • Fan, compressor and pump condition monitoring.

 

Specifications

Output Current: 4-20mA
Supply Voltage: 12-32V DC (4-20mA)
Frequency Response: 2Hz to 1kHz ±10%
Mounted Base Resonance: 5kHz (nominal)
Isolation: Base isolated
Dynamic Range: 50g peak
Transverse Sensitivity: Less than 5%
Operating Temperature: T6 (-55°C =<Ta =<+65°C)
Temperature Sensitivity: 0.08%/°C
Case Material: Stainless Steel
Connector Options: 2-Pin MS, 3-Pin 62GB or 4-Pin M12.
Mounting Torque: 8Nm
Weight: 150g (nominal)
IP Rating: IP67

 

Standard units come with a ¼" UNF Female or Quick Fit Female mounting options but a selection of different mounting adapters are available.

A full list of the options for the MTN/1185 Series RMS Velocity Transducers can be found on the main page, a link is provided in the related products section below.

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Description       MTN/1185I Series Hazardous Area Approved RMS velocity transducer with an integral connector. Robust Stainless Steel construction with a 2-wire 4-20mA output. Power supply 12-32vDC. Frequency response 2 Hz to 1kHz. Operating temperature -25 to +90°C. Various mounting options. Sealed to IP67. ATEX Approved Ex ia IIC T6 Ga, Ex ia T85°C DA (-55°C to +65°C)
 

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For further information, technical advice, or a quotation please call or email us. If you are not sure which product you need one of our technical sales advisors will be happy to discuss your application. We also accept company purchase orders by fax or post. Credit card orders can also be placed over the phone for any product.

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Connectors and Cables
MTN/MH002
MTN/MH002
2-Pin Military Style Mating Connector for MTN Series Sensor. Complies with Military Spec C5015. Extremely robust, internal glass to metal seal ensures waterproof to IP67 with threaded collar.
£21.00
or call us for a quote
MTN/MH008
MTN/MH008
3-Pin 62GB Mating Connector for MTN Series Sensor. Extremely robust and waterproof to IP66, bayonet fitting.
£32.00
or call us for a quote
MTN/MH160
MTN/MH160
4-Pin M12 Mating Connector for MTN Series Sensor. Extremely robust and waterproof to IP66 with threaded collar. Screw terminals for field installations.
£21.00
or call us for a quote
 
MTN Quick-Fit Mounting Adapters
MTN/MS001
MTN/MS001
Quick-fit to stainless steel flat base adapter for attachment with epoxy resin. Provides a high rigidity connection but with reduced high frequency response.
£3.50
or call us for a quote
MTN/MS002
MTN/MS002
Quick-fit to M8 male stainless steel stud adapter. Provides a high rigidity connection but with reduced high frequency response.
£3.50
or call us for a quote
MTN/MS003
MTN/MS003
Quick-fit to M10 male stainless steel stud adapter. Provides a high rigidity connection but with reduced high frequency response.
£3.50
or call us for a quote
 
MTN ¼" UNF Mounting Adapters
MTN/MS013
MTN/MS013
¼" - 28 UNF male to stainless steel flat base adapter for attachment with epoxy resin. Provides a rigid connection that maximises the response at high frequencies.
£3.50
or call us for a quote
MTN/MS067
MTN/MS067
¼" - 28 UNF male to M8 male stainless steel stud adapter. Provides a rigid connection that maximises the response at high frequencies.
£3.50
or call us for a quote
MTN/MS124
MTN/MS124
¼" - 28 UNF male to M10 male stainless steel stud adapter. Provides a rigid connection that maximises the response at high frequencies.
£3.50
or call us for a quote
MTN/MM001
¼" - 28 UNF male to 35mm, 2 Pole Type Magnetic adapter. Provides a temporary connection that allows for good everyday machine surveying with a simple, quick magnetic mounting.
£60.00
or call us for a quote
 
Mounting Stud Adhesive
MTN/MH010
Metal-filled mounting stud adhesive ensuring a permanent, electrically-conducting bond to the machine (1 tube secures approx. 25 studs).
£35.00
or call us for a quote